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KURABO INDUSTRIES LTD.

Business Summary

KURABO INDUSTRIES LTD. engages in textile, chemicals, real estate, and industrial businesses. It operates though the following business segments: Textile, Chemical Products, Environment and Mechatronics, Food Products and Services, and Real Estate. The Textile segment produces and supplies woven and non-woven textile products including cotton, synthetic, wool, yarns, and knits. The Chemical Products segment processes and markets polyurethane foams, synthetic woods, inorganic building materials, functional films, engineering plastics, and filtration equipment and systems. The Environment and Mechatronics segment deals with the information, testing, and measurement systems for color management and production control; design, construction, and sale of environment and energy plants; biomass power generation business; and manufacture and sale of bio-related products and industrial machineries. The Food Products and Services segment offers vacuum freeze-dried food, hotel, and driving school services. The Real Estate segment engages in the leasing activities. The company was founded on March 9, 1888 and is headquartered in Osaka, Japan.

Financial Highlights

Mar 2021 JPYUSD
Revenue122,184M1,152.05M
Gross Profit22,379M211.00M
Operating income3,207M30.23M
Income before tax3,776M35.60M
Net income2,208M20.81M
EBITDA8,322M78.46M
Diluted EPS107.311.01
Dividends Per Share600.56
Total Assets170,433M1,542.38M
Total liabilities75,425M682.57M
Total equity93,405M845.29M
Operating cash flow8,073M76.11M
Currency in JPYCurrency in USD

Historical Data

 Mar 2017Mar 2018Mar 2019Mar 2020Mar 2021
Revenue 161,804M 161,752M 157,080M 142,926M 122,184M
Gross Profit 26,944M 27,288M 26,514M 25,013M 22,379M
Operating income 6,162M 6,876M 5,641M 4,768M 3,207M
Income before tax 6,069M 7,309M 6,823M 5,385M 3,776M
Net income 3,589M 4,869M 4,650M 3,731M 2,208M
EBITDA 11,279M 11,899M 10,659M 10,172M 8,322M
Diluted EPS 158.31 216.07 214.76 178.17 107.31
Dividends Per Share 50 70 60 60 60
Total Assets 181,529M 183,355M 176,352M 165,542M 170,433M
Total liabilities 85,280M 82,911M 80,376M 75,154M 75,425M
Total equity 92,962M 96,895M 92,500M 88,978M 93,405M
Operating cash flow 10,760M 14,127M 9,225M 8,064M 8,073M
 Mar 2017Mar 2018Mar 2019Mar 2020Mar 2021
Revenue 1,494.20M 1,459.42M 1,416.47M 1,314.55M 1,152.05M
Gross Profit 248.81M 246.20M 239.09M 230.05M 211.00M
Operating income 56.90M 62.03M 50.86M 43.85M 30.23M
Income before tax 56.04M 65.94M 61.52M 49.52M 35.60M
Net income 33.14M 43.93M 41.93M 34.31M 20.81M
EBITDA 104.15M 107.36M 96.11M 93.55M 78.46M
Diluted EPS 1.46 1.94 1.93 1.63 1.01
Dividends Per Share 0.46 0.63 0.54 0.55 0.56
Total Assets 1,629.08M 1,724.07M 1,593.27M 1,533.43M 1,542.38M
Total liabilities 765.32M 779.60M 726.16M 696.16M 682.57M
Total equity 834.26M 911.09M 835.70M 824.21M 845.29M
Operating cash flow 99.36M 127.46M 83.18M 74.16M 76.11M

Valuation Measures

Mar 2021
PER17.87
ROA1.31%
ROE2.42%
Operating margin2.62%
Profit margin1.80%

Key executives

  • President & Representative Director: Haruya Fujita
  • Director, Executive Officer & Finance Manager: Yuji Fujii
  • Director, Head-Personnel, Technology & Research: Susumu Inaoka
  • Director & Executive Officer: Katsuhide Honda
  • Representative Director & Manager-Chemical: Toshio Baba

Shareholders

  • Nippon Life Insurance Co. (4.4%)
  • Mizuho Financial Group, Inc. (4.1%)
  • Sumitomo Mitsui Financial Group, Inc. (3.8%)
  • Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (3.5%)
  • The Chugoku Bank, Ltd. (3.4%)
  • Nomura Asset Management Co., Ltd. (2.6%)
  • Sumitomo Mitsui Trust Asset Management Co., Ltd. (2.2%)
  • KURABO INDUSTRIES LTD. (2.2%)
  • The Vanguard Group, Inc. (2.1%)
  • Sumitomo Mitsui Trust Holdings, Inc. (1.9%)

Contact Details

  • Website:http://www.kurabo.co.jp
  • Address: 2-4-31 Kyutaro-machi, Chuo-Ku, Osaka, 541-8581, Japan
  • Phone: +81.6.6266.5111

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